Aruba ClearPass SMS notifications – integration manual

Here we describe how to setup Aruba ClearPass with SMSEagle gateway for SMS messaging.

SMSEagle Setup

Aruba ClearPass uses HTTP API requests (see details: API).

All you have to do at SMSEagle is to create new user for API access at Web-GUI.

Aruba ClearPass

All configuration related to SMS Gateway settings messages is done from the Home-> Configuration -> SMS Services -> Gateways page.
SMS Gateway Configuration page will be displayed.

In SMS Gateway field select Custom HTTP Handler:

and in the Service URL field paste our API request:

https://SMSEagle_IP/index.php/http_api/send_sms?login=@USERNAME@&pass=@PASSWORD@&to=@TO@&message=@MESSAGE_ENC@

where SMSEagle_IP is gateway’s IP address. Below in fields use:

  • Service Method select GET
  • Authentication Method select HTTP Basic Authentication
  • Service Username: put your username for SMSEagle user you just created
  • Service Password and Confirm Password: put your password for SMSEagle user you just created

Verification
Once the SMS gateway configuration is complete you can click on the Send SMS option under the gateway, enter a valid phone number and verify that the SMS is received.